Post Fri May 18, 2018 09:20 am

LOGS : 04 - 10 DEC 2017

Hi,

- still no real name for the 'tests' on 6160 (I nickname that as TEST 6160)
- hard to identify the low power R. NOVA
- always dubious if various replays from (various) Caroline are via R. 319
- a week with Italian stations, what's the logic with their calendar ?


* * * * * MON. 04 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6285,0 0909-1722 UNID (via FOCUS % ), good; same kind of B-sides show as yesterday, 1653 v.weak (1742 trace)

6400,0a 0920-1038 UNID, e.weak \noisy,beacon,Korean QRM; pops, 0955 Irish folk, 1034,1037 tk (no copy)

6377,0- 0934-1119 UNID, e.weak; mx, mx

6150,0 0947-1330 MARABU %, tk in G, Tchaikovski, 0951 pops

6085,0 0952-1329 MI AMIGO INT %, pops, 1042 wrpt for Europe, 1123 "Same old song"

6070,0 0952-1329 CH. 292 %, "In the desert", pops

6160,0 1000-1122 TEST 6160 %, news (Brexit vs Ireland, India) by FSN, "Andy", 1043 "Keep on running"

6930,0 1026-1032 UNID, trace\beatings plus short e.weak peaks; mx, (maybe tk too, but much too hard)

6379,95 1251-1700 R. (NOVA ?) INT, e.weak\fades,etc; pops, 1529 Pamela, God only knows \RTTY; 1659 JID, end?

6400,0a 1309-1515 UNID, e.weak\beacon,etc; pops, 1400 M+W tk, 1511 "Wonderful world", \Korean QRM wins

6305,0 1338-1352 UNID, e.weak; mx. (1413 gone)

6900,05 1454-1547 UNID, e.weak; tk. ** Prob. some Asian stn **

6205,0 1648-1758 LASER HOT HITS, weak>v.weak; mx, 1748 tk, ID, mx

6245,0 1650-1721 COAST FM, weak-fair \occ.fade; mx, 1651 ID, 1720 ID.

6295,0 1716-1741* BBR, weak\fading; pops/retro, hello Gino, Piaf"Je ne regrette rien", blanks, 1740 known voice

6940 U 2219-2257 CLEVER NAME R., good; rock, folk, IDs, 2238 Jethro Tull, punk rock. (2259 gone)

6940 U 2309-2321 CLEVER NAME R., good; back with rock, IDs, 'facebook sucks'. (2351-2411 oldies, same talking)


* * * * * TUES. 05 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6285,0 0919-1006 UNID, good; pops.

6400,0a 0928-1011 UNID, \noisy,beacon; mx, 0930 long blank, C&W. (Also 1247-1346, mx \Korean QRM;)

6380,0- 0934-1011 UNID, e.weak; Shadows, Shadows..., f'/down. (1249-1345 : trace)

6150,0 0956-1340 R. MARABU, pops, tk in G, 1337 IDs, rock

6160,0 *1000-1006 TEST 6160 %, time pips, news by FSN, 1003 "Andy", pop-rocK

6205,0 1252-1341 LASER HOT HITS, v.weak\noisy; mx, tk, ID, 1319 pops. (1844, 2057 : trace)

6085,0 1255-1331 R. MI AMIGO INT, pops, "Camouflage", 1330 ID, tk about Mebo 2, IDs

6070,0 1256-1347 CH. 292 %, pops, 1347 "Shaft"

6940 U 2150-2155* UNID, fair; rock, rock part, sudden off. > > > > > > > > > [ cf CNR ]

6880 U 2204-2204* UNID, mx, off

6940 U 2214-2255* CLEVER NAME R., good>weak; Supertramp, 2219 ID, rock, welcomes requests, etc


* * * * * WED. 06 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6160,0 1448-1518 TEST 6160, mailbag, mx, 1500 pips, short news, 1514 TommyJames&Shondels, 1516 'We are 61-60'

6150,0 1452-1507 R. MARABU, \splash, hard to hear; tk, 1505 news in G, 1506 ID

6085,0 1454-1737 R. MI AMIGO INT, pops, 1459 ID, 1727 C&W, ID in G, Hang on sloopy, \f'/down; IDs

6070,0 1454-1600 R. CHANNEL 292, pop, rock, 1542 Eve of destruction, (RNI recording), 1559 ID, pips, mx

6240,0 1543-1547* R. CASANOVA, known voice, "Diana", C&W, IDs, etc..

6205,0 1600-1853 LASER HOT HITS, v.weak\noisy; "In the desert", pops, 1614 ID+@, etc.. 1853 \bad fading; mx

6400,0a 1604-1640 UNID, vs N.Korea, C&W, pops, "Bye bye happiness" (in a medley?). (then Korea wins)

6894,95 1642-1856 UNID, e.weak;"3 steps to heaven", Fats Domino, 1650 f'/down, more and more deep fades


* * * * * THURS. 07 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6070,0 0747-1726 JAMMIN OLDIES, pops, DJ in G, IDs, 1501 Cuba bailar la salsa, etc..., 1726 \strong QRM

6400,0a 0938-1148 UNID, e.weak\PLC,beacon; mx, 0945 \occ. 2nd carrier;

6160,0 1442-1501 TEST 6160 %, R&B, DJ about 1961, mx, 1500 time pips, news by FSN

6085,0 1444-1729 R. MI AMIGO INT, pops, 1459 ID in G, time pips, etc

6314,95 1446-1754 UNID, \PLC,noisy,deep fades; mx from early 60s, 1558 Shaking all over, 1617 My little runaway, - - Radio (in a fade), 1621 Walkin back to happiness, 1634 Hello Marylou, 1645 Marcels"Blue moon", 1653,1655 IDs no copy, "Apache", 1707 Walk don't run, 1712 '3 steps to heaven', jazz, Fats Domino (repeat fromWed.), 1754 f'/out

6205,0 1633-1739 LASER HOT HITS, mx, 1704 ment' Mike Andrews, 1725 Righeira :-((, pops. (1916 not heard)
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6205,0 2136-2253 LASER HOT HITS, e.weak+peaks; mx, 2150 ID+url, mx

6245,0 1732-1807 COAST FM, v.weak\fading,PLC;mx, 1733 ID, mx, // 4015. (1916 not heard)

4015,0 1734-1941 COAST FM, fair > in & out; // 6245, pops. (2133 not heard)

3985,0 1801-1805 R. MI AMIGO INT, v.weak\beating; pip!, ID, mx, 1805 ID, DJ.

6940 U 2254-2349* CLEVER NAME R., weak; N.Sinatra"These boots...", IDs, 2057 rap, many IDs, rock, Celtic punk ?, etc

* * * * * FRI. 08 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6319,95 0835-1007 UNID, e.weak-trace \up-down, v.hard; mx

6400,0a 0916-0930 UNID, e.weak\beacon,QRM; mx, some C&W. (Also 1334-1431 \up-down; mx )

6300,1 0935-1122 R. MERLIN INT, clear > v.weak; pops, DJ+girlie?, 0940 ID, "Merry Xmas" pop, rock. (Also 1435 ID)

6875,1 0942-1018 EUROPE MUSIC R., \RTTY6878,OTH bursts; modern jazz, 0946 in it., name in E way, jazzy mx.

6315,4a 1258-1434 R. CAROLINE INT (Goofy), barely heard > v.weak; mx, IDs more and more clear

6235,0 1438-1526 UNID, e.weak\v.hard; pop-rock, 1521 Pump up the volume, D mx, tk(in D?), g's(in E), mx

6894,95 1454-1707 R. NOVA, mx, pop, 1500 JID, 1603 JID, then f'/down. (Also 2133-2153, mx at best time)

6289,95 1527-1530* UNID, messing with "I want to break free" and brass mx, end

6310,0 1531-1536 UNID, mx, 1533 numbers in E, numbers, numbers... (1545 gone)

6245,0 1542-1715 COAST FM, pops, IDs, 1628 "Wonderful Xmas time". (1924 not heard).(2213-2215 : mx)

6205,0 1610-1714 LASER HOT HITS, mx, tk, IDs, 1646 M+W tk. (1924 not heard).(2107-2205 : mx)

6400,0a 1623-1720 UNID, e.weak\deep fades; mx. (Also 2118-2132 : e.weak; mx)

6940 U 2243-2355* CLEVER NAME R., weak; rap, Mellow Yellow, "Barbra Streisand", 2252 ID, rock, IDs, rap, etc...

6270,0 2402-2414 BBR, v.weak\PLC; accn, 2408 ID as JOHNNY TOBACCO, mx, tk.


* * * * * SAT. 09 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

6070,0 0822-0900* R. WAVES INT, C&W,IDs, Johnny Hallyday"Gabrielle", J.Dutronc"Il est cinq heures..."
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6070,0 *0900-0901 UNID, said 'RNI .. Super .. Andaluz ..', spanish guitar, tk in sp.
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6070,0 1148-1150 RNI-GOLDRAUSCH, D.Ross & Supremes, DJ, RNI jingle, Goldrausch tune, tk in G, Ruby Tuesday

6205,0 0854-0929 LHH %, v.weak\noisy; "In the desert", mx
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6205,0 1145-1602 LASER HOT HITS, \fading; 1146 ID, mx, 1334 facebook, ID, mx, 1415 ID. (Also 2025-2209 v.>e.weak)

6210,1 0855-0929 UNID, pops. > > > > > > [ cf KING SW ]

6245,0 0856-0928 COAST FM %, pops, tk(muffled), tk about Xmas.
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6245,0 1139-1603 COAST FM, DJ about Stevie Wonder,1141 ID, etc, mx. (Also 2213 mx, back from deep fade)

6380,0 0857-0942 UNID, mx, 0903 in D "- - AM" ..technische.. R.HYBRIS(??), BOSE R.(??), mx, 0918 accn, 0940 QSY 6381 > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > >[ cf R. 319 ]

6400,0a 0858-0929 UNID, fair > e.weak at 0905; pops, tk (in ?), 0907 Santana. (later: trace under Korea)

6894,95 0930-0934 UNID, e.weak; mx

6235,0 1142-1145 UNID, e.weak\noisy; mx. > > > > > > > > > [ cf PIET PIRAAT ]

6381,0 1339-1422 UNID, mx, "I feel good", tk in D about ZeeZenders, etc, 1422 Beatles"All you need is love" [ cf R. 319 ]

6260,0 1405-1420 UNID, e.weak\v.noisy,deep fades; mx, tk, lost

6070,0 1411-1415 IBC %, mx, tk in it., pops from the 70's approx.

6305,1 1531-1614 R. MERLIN INT, pops, ID, DJ+girlie, 1608 \fading; Whole lotta love. (1624-1626 : on 6300,1)

6285,35 1534-1606* R. BELLA ITALIA, mx, tk: ..Italia.., pop in it., 1544 ID in E, it. song, etc...

6085,0 1547-1623 R. MI AMIGO INT, \some fades and splash; 1556 Riders on the storm, 1600 ID, 1622 ID, "Popcorn"

9400,0 1549-1556 MIGHTY KBC, mw, 1551 ID+promo for T-Shirt, C&W or 50s pops

6379,9 1615-1620 UNID, mx, D waltz. (1644 gone)

6305,1 1626-1644 R. MERLIN INT (ex 6300,1), rock, 1632 ID, mx, 1643 Born to be wild

7700 a 1649-1650 UNID, e.weak, lost

3975,0 2037-2205 TEST 3975, mx, ..new radio free Europe.. 39-75 .. SW radio .. 39-75 SW .. etc (no real name)

4000,0 2136-2205 COAST FM, \loc.noise; 80's club mx, IDs


* * * * * SUN. 10 DEC. 2017 * * * * *

4000,0 0742-0804 COAST FM, weak > v.weak; mx, 0748 ID, 0804 // 6245

6210,1a 0750-0925 UNID, \traffic6210u,splash6205; mx

6205,0 0801-0924 LHH %, mx, 0806 "19th nervous breakdown", 0824 Supertramp, mx (1053 gone)

6245,0 0803-1010 COAST FM, // 4000, pops, 0902 ID, 1010 ID
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6245,0 1058-2108 LASER HOT HITS, v.weak at first, 1325 Laser Int'l, 1328 full ID, etc..., 1535 // 4000, mx, tk, //4000

6305,1 0829-1519 R. MERLIN INT, R&R, 50's, pops, 0933 ID, 1104 ID+@, 1147 B-52's, 1417 reggae

6400,0a 0832-1556 UNID, \often under Korean QRM; pops, C&W

6894,95 0835-1551 UNID, e.weak\fading; pops, R&B, 1543 club 80s. (later : trace) > > > > > > [ cf NOVA ]

6285,0 0838-0931 ENTERPRISE R., only songs by Johnny Hallyday, 0852 ID+@. (1005 gone)

6260,0 0842-1416 UNID, trace at first, 1005 pops, 1059 This is..., mx, tk, 1407 jingle:'Hall mark of quality Britain R.'

6070,0 0844-0858 SUPERCLAN R., pops, 0846 ID in F, song in F, '1-2-3' in F, 0858 c'/d
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6070,0 *0900-0959* R. NORDSEE INT - GOLDRAUSCH, s/in in G, "Michelle", pops, 0959 Man of action (then DARC)

6085,0 0847-1439 R. MI AMIGO INT, DJ in D, ID, "Because the night", etc.. 1000 welcome, pops

5830,0 0912-1051 UNID, soul, jingle 'Radio - -', said Detroit Spinners, R&B, pops, 1014 tk: London, Caroline [ cf R. 319 ]

6045,0 0918-0920 HIT AM, strong; pop, ID

6150,0 0923-1053 R. MARABU, v.weak; pops, 1011 ID, mx, 1053 "Don't fear the reaper"

6234,9v 0926-1356 R. WAVES INT, C&W, ID, mx, IDs, 1351 song "Radio Waves", etc

6875,1 1022-1048 UNID, e.weak\noisy > weak; mx, black mx. > > > [ cf EUROPE ]

6850,0 1026-1027 UNID, e.weak\PLC; mx, twice ID+..mail.com, lost or end > > > > > > [ cf ARCADIA ]

6865,0 1026-1509 UNID, e.weak; gospel, pops, 1046 long tk, mx, etc

6070,0 1100-1102 IBC %, 'Studio DX' in it., much tk > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > [ cf BCL NEWS ]

6291,95 1105-1111* RSI, IDs, tk, mx, "Silver machine", c'/d, short test, bye-bye, off at 11:11'48"

6325,05 1113-1114 UNID, e.weak\PLC; mx. (1126 trace ?)

6449,55 1128-1136 UNID, weak\het6450,0; pop, rock > > > > > > > > > > > > [ cf READYMIX ]

6450,0 1128-1512 BOGUS-GHOUL, mx, chatting, 1136 DifferentRadio@yahoo, etc, bit of drift

6290,6 1144-1416 R. CAROLINE (Goofy), e.weak, mx, 1146 ID

6381,0 1330-1419 R. CAROLINE (.co.uk), v.weak\PLC; pop, ID, rock, reggae > > > > > > > > > [ cf R. 319 % ]

7310,0 1424-1439 R. MI AMIGO INT, //6085, pops, 1437 Beatles"Allyou need is love". (1510 gone)

4000,0 1440-2108 LASER HOT HITS \noisy; //6245, pops, 1820 ID, said 6245 and 4000, \bad QRM

6320,05 1514-1701 R. JOEY, 1517 1-2-3-allo, 1518 ID, beatbox techno, 1557 Jean genie, messing, etc

6284,8 1520-1527 R. UNDERGROUND, \slow fading, fades; D songs, IDs, JIDs. (1558 gone)

6210,05 1529-1530* UNID, v.weak; mx, end

3904,65 1601-1607* UNID, blank, 1603 D mx, QSY
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3915,05 1608-1609* UNID, D mx, QSY
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3935,05 1609-1654* UNID, \v.noisy; D mx, 'ciao Mr Akenzo', more D songs, occ; brass mx. [ cf UNDERGROUND ]

3916,0 1912-1925* MELKBUS R., mx, 1918 "Heartbreak hotel", 1924 ann. QSY to 3905
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3905,0 *1925-2105* MELKBUS R., AM-USB, Jailhouse rock, gd ev', P.Clark (tricky hit), pops, g's, 1948 Yaketi yak, Stupid cupid, 2040 R&R, 2059 ID no copy, but part copy ..123@gmail is enough, g's, merry Xmas, c'/d

6940 U 2137-2318 CLEVER NAME R., mashup of whisky songs, 2213 ID, more mashup songs, many IDs.




Format:
kHz UTC1-UTC2 Station-ID, signal \QRM-QRN etc..., details

(Sometimes : UTC1,UTC2 : no intermediate check)

Tips in time order, except when linked with a "|" in the spacing line.

Letter after kHz : a=approx. (or bit of wandering), u=USB, L=LSB, v=bit of drift, V=real drift

mx=music, tk=talk, D=Dutch, E=English, G=German, F=French, it.=Italian, sp.=Spanish, rpt=report, v.=very,
e.=extremely w.=with, '=..ing, c'/d=closing down, M/W=man/woman, g'=greeting, ut=utility, bg=background
ID+@=ID+e-mail address, J=jingle, PLC=PowerLineComm'(noise), \=but, %=guess, hl=hotline, accn=accordion
> =becoming/then, bb=boom-boom mx, bpm=beat per min, [ between sq. brackets : best fit ID, thanks quick logs ]
Please note that c'/d is a period from a few seconds to well more than an hour before the real switch off !
"Strength" notes (from e.weak to V.strong) are rather S/N notes by ear, not S-meter levels. Most of the noise is local, but seldom identified as such.

Ray
Ray